Period
to 15 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 15 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 174 185 286
Rank change year-on-year +11 +101 +3
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 167 175 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.66% 1.59% 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.72% 6.21% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 147 158 38
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +17.65% -12.07%
10th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £48,375
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £88,250
Central London median annual salary £71,000 £74,750 £70,000
% change year-on-year -5.02% +6.79% -3.45%

PaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,536 2,820 1,878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.19% 25.58% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3,246 2,488 1,690
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.93% +2.61%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS in the City of London.

Salary trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 June 2019.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 June 2019, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 107 (64.07%) IaaS
2 99 (59.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (54.49%) DevOps
4 77 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (40.72%) Amazon AWS
6 54 (32.34%) Web Services
7 53 (31.74%) SQL
8 51 (30.54%) Finance
9 46 (27.54%) Kubernetes
10 44 (26.35%) Microsoft
11 43 (25.75%) Python
12 42 (25.15%) Windows
12 42 (25.15%) Scrum
13 41 (24.55%) SaaS
14 39 (23.35%) Firewall
15 36 (21.56%) Active Directory
15 36 (21.56%) Docker
16 35 (20.96%) .NET
17 34 (20.36%) Microservices
18 33 (19.76%) Ansible
19 31 (18.56%) Hyper-V
20 30 (17.96%) Data Centre
20 30 (17.96%) Linux
20 30 (17.96%) Migration
21 29 (17.37%) SQL Server
21 29 (17.37%) C#
21 29 (17.37%) SharePoint
21 29 (17.37%) Office 365
22 28 (16.77%) Jenkins
22 28 (16.77%) PowerShell

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (17.37%) SharePoint
2 19 (11.38%) OpenStack
3 14 (8.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 12 (7.19%) Confluence
5 5 (2.99%) Mule
6 4 (2.40%) Apache
6 4 (2.40%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.40%) IIS
7 2 (1.20%) CMS
7 2 (1.20%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.20%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.20%) Tornado
8 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.60%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.60%) Hyperledger
8 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (12.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.60%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 107 (64.07%) IaaS
2 99 (59.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (40.72%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (24.55%) SaaS
5 29 (17.37%) Office 365
6 15 (8.98%) Dynamics 365
7 14 (8.38%) OpenShift
8 12 (7.19%) GitHub
9 9 (5.39%) Serverless
10 6 (3.59%) Amazon ECS
10 6 (3.59%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (3.59%) CloudBees
11 5 (2.99%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (2.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (2.40%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (1.80%) Amazon S3
13 3 (1.80%) AWS CloudTrail
13 3 (1.80%) Azure Functions
13 3 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 39 (23.35%) Firewall
2 25 (14.97%) Intrusion Detection
3 19 (11.38%) DNS
4 17 (10.18%) LAN
4 17 (10.18%) WAN
5 15 (8.98%) Wireless
5 15 (8.98%) WLAN
6 14 (8.38%) DHCP
6 14 (8.38%) Internet
7 13 (7.78%) SSL
8 12 (7.19%) Network Security
9 11 (6.59%) VPN
10 3 (1.80%) MPLS
10 3 (1.80%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (1.20%) NAS
11 2 (1.20%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (1.20%) SAN
11 2 (1.20%) SNA
11 2 (1.20%) VLAN
11 2 (1.20%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.37%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.98%) NoSQL
3 9 (5.39%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.19%) Big Data
5 5 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (2.99%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.99%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.40%) Cosmos DB
6 4 (2.40%) Electronic Patient Records
7 3 (1.80%) Data Lake
7 3 (1.80%) MySQL
8 2 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.20%) HDInsight
8 2 (1.20%) Redis
8 2 (1.20%) StreamInsight
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.60%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 28 (16.77%) Jenkins
2 23 (13.77%) Git (software)
2 23 (13.77%) Selenium
3 13 (7.78%) JIRA
4 11 (6.59%) Maven
4 11 (6.59%) SonarQube
5 7 (4.19%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.59%) Bitbucket Server
7 5 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.80%) Babel
9 2 (1.20%) Appium
9 2 (1.20%) Calabash
9 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.20%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.20%) JUnit
9 2 (1.20%) Protractor
9 2 (1.20%) Robot Framework
9 2 (1.20%) TestRail
9 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 51 (30.54%) Finance
2 19 (11.38%) Banking
3 3 (1.80%) Retail
4 2 (1.20%) Digital Economy
4 2 (1.20%) Games
4 2 (1.20%) Law
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.60%) Publishing
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (25.15%) Architect
2 23 (13.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (11.38%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (10.18%) Consultant
5 14 (8.38%) Automation Test Lead
5 14 (8.38%) Test Leader
6 13 (7.78%) Azure Architect
6 13 (7.78%) Cloud Architect
7 12 (7.19%) Developer
7 12 (7.19%) Security Architect
8 11 (6.59%) Cloud Engineer
8 11 (6.59%) Network Security Architect
9 10 (5.99%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 10 (5.99%) Security Engineer
9 10 (5.99%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
9 10 (5.99%) Windows Specialist
10 9 (5.39%) Cloud Consultant
10 9 (5.39%) Network Architect
11 8 (4.79%) Platform Engineer
11 8 (4.79%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (32.34%) Web Services
2 35 (20.96%) .NET
3 22 (13.17%) .NET Core
4 21 (12.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (8.98%) JSON
6 14 (8.38%) Node.js
7 13 (7.78%) CSS
7 13 (7.78%) HTML
8 11 (6.59%) REST
9 9 (5.39%) Spring
10 8 (4.79%) AngularJS
10 8 (4.79%) CSS3
10 8 (4.79%) HTML5
11 7 (4.19%) React
11 7 (4.19%) Spring Boot
12 6 (3.59%) Kafka
12 6 (3.59%) SOAP
13 5 (2.99%) Java EE
13 5 (2.99%) jQuery
13 5 (2.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.96%) Data Centre
2 17 (10.18%) Mobile App
2 17 (10.18%) User Experience
3 15 (8.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 15 (8.98%) Hybrid Cloud
4 13 (7.78%) Public Cloud
5 11 (6.59%) PKI
6 10 (5.99%) Private Cloud
7 8 (4.79%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (4.19%) Management Information System
8 7 (4.19%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (2.99%) Cloud Native
9 5 (2.99%) Clustering
9 5 (2.99%) Online Banking
10 4 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (2.40%) Internet of Things
11 3 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.80%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.60%) Contactless
12 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.15%) Windows
2 30 (17.96%) Linux
3 26 (15.57%) Windows Server
4 13 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.59%) Windows 10
5 11 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.40%) Unix
7 3 (1.80%) Android
8 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.60%) Debian
9 1 (0.60%) Fedora
9 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (54.49%) DevOps
2 77 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (25.15%) Scrum
4 34 (20.36%) Microservices
5 30 (17.96%) Migration
6 25 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (14.97%) Test Automation
7 23 (13.77%) Workflow
8 22 (13.17%) CRM
9 21 (12.57%) Kalman Filter
9 21 (12.57%) Performance Testing
10 20 (11.98%) TOGAF
11 19 (11.38%) Fintech
11 19 (11.38%) Software Engineering
11 19 (11.38%) TDD
12 18 (10.78%) Cybersecurity
13 17 (10.18%) Continuous Deployment
14 16 (9.58%) Threat Modelling
15 15 (8.98%) DDoS Mitigation
15 15 (8.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 53 (31.74%) SQL
2 43 (25.75%) Python
3 29 (17.37%) C#
4 28 (16.77%) PowerShell
5 23 (13.77%) Java
6 21 (12.57%) T-SQL
7 16 (9.58%) JavaScript
8 10 (5.99%) Java 8
9 9 (5.39%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.19%) Groovy
10 7 (4.19%) Ruby
10 7 (4.19%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.99%) Scala
12 4 (2.40%) PHP
13 3 (1.80%) ES6
13 3 (1.80%) Perl
14 1 (0.60%) C
14 1 (0.60%) C++
14 1 (0.60%) Elixir
14 1 (0.60%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 22 (13.17%) CISSP
2 12 (7.19%) Degree
2 12 (7.19%) TOGAF Certification
3 10 (5.99%) AWS Certification
4 8 (4.79%) CEH
4 8 (4.79%) SANS
5 7 (4.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (4.19%) Master's Degree
6 6 (3.59%) GREM
7 4 (2.40%) MCSE
7 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.20%) MCSA
9 1 (0.60%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.79%) QA
2 7 (4.19%) SLA
3 2 (1.20%) GDPR
3 2 (1.20%) ISO 22301
3 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.60%) HL7
4 1 (0.60%) WCAG
System Software
1 36 (21.56%) Active Directory
1 36 (21.56%) Docker
2 31 (18.56%) Hyper-V
3 17 (10.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.40%) XenApp
5 3 (1.80%) vSphere
6 2 (1.20%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 2 (1.20%) KVM
6 2 (1.20%) LXC
6 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.20%) Xen
7 1 (0.60%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 46 (27.54%) Kubernetes
2 33 (19.76%) Ansible
3 17 (10.18%) Terraform
4 15 (8.98%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.99%) Puppet
6 7 (4.19%) SCCM
6 7 (4.19%) SCOM
7 4 (2.40%) EdgeSight
7 4 (2.40%) Nagios
8 3 (1.80%) Sysdig
9 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.20%) Mesos
9 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.20%) Nessus
9 2 (1.20%) WSUS
10 1 (0.60%) logstash
10 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.60%) SCSM
10 1 (0.60%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 44 (26.35%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.57%) Nintex
3 20 (11.98%) VMware
4 8 (4.79%) Splunk
5 5 (2.99%) AppDynamics
5 5 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.80%) Dell
6 3 (1.80%) EMC
6 3 (1.80%) Google
6 3 (1.80%) NetApp
7 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.20%) Cisco
7 2 (1.20%) HP
7 2 (1.20%) McAfee
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle
8 1 (0.60%) Apple
8 1 (0.60%) IBM
8 1 (0.60%) SAP
8 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.60%) Veritas